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December 18, 2014

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS AND APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF THE FIELDS INSTITUTE

TORONTO, March 28, 2011 - The Fields Institute invites applications or nominations for the position of Deputy Director for a term of three to five years, beginning January 1, 2012.

The Deputy Director works closely with the Director on all aspects of the Institute's oversight and program development.

Qualified candidates should be mathematical scientists with good management skills, an excellent research record, and a strong interest in developing the programs of the Institute. Women and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.

A brief letter of application or nomination, together with a CV and names of three references should be sent by May 1, 2011 to ddsearch@fields.utoronto.ca or Edward Bierstone, Director, The Fields Institute, 222 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 3J1, Canada

The Fields Institute, located in Toronto, is recognized as one of the world's leading independent mathematical research institutions. The Fields Institute is named after the Canadian mathematician John Charles Fields (1863-1932). Fields was a pioneer and visionary who recognized the scientific, educational, and economic value of research in the mathematical sciences. With a wide array of pure, applied, industrial, financial and educational programs, the Fields Institute attracts over 1,000 visitors annually from every corner of the globe, to collaborate on leading-edge research programs in the mathematical sciences. The Field's Institute is funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, seven principal sponsoring universities, sixteen affiliate universities and several corporate sponsors. See www.fields.utoronto.ca for further details.


The Fields Institute
222 College Street, 2nd Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5T 3J1 Canada

For more information, please contact
Andrea Yeomans, Communications Officer:
Telephone: (416) 348-9710 x3024
E-mail: communications@fields.utoronto.ca
Website: www.fields.utoronto.ca